All posts by Amy McDonald

6/1 & 2/19 – Monterey Wine Festival – Volunteers Needed

Title: Monterey Wine Festival – Volunteers Needed
Location: Monterey Conference Center
Dates: Saturday & Sunday June 1 & 2, 2019
Description:  From Member John Ewald: I am again scheduling volunteers for the 2019 Monterey Wine Festival. Would you like to volunteer?

The Wine Festival is a two day event. Volunteers are needed to work the event on both Saturday and Sunday. You may volunteer for either or both days. Volunteering includes entrance, in exchange for work. And, please refer a friend! For times and other information please contact John Ewald, Volunteer Coordinator at or call 831-277-2484 (cell)

>Saturday, June 1st, 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Wine tasting and Chef’s Chowder Competition
>Sunday, June 2nd, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Wine tasting and Seafood (calamari & mussels)

Volunteers will be utilized for set up, trade registration, door hosts, greeting & taking tickets, wristbands, polishing glasses, pouring wine or beer, or assisting food venders as needed. Plan to work about 2 or 3 hours, and you get admission on that day. A small amount of help with takedown and cleanup is needed at the end of the day.

***NOTE–Both days are now inside the Monterey Conference Center – NOT in Custom House Plaza!***

6/08/19 – MSSC Wildflower Walk

Title: MSSC Wildflower Walk
Location: Garland Park
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2019
Time: 10:00am
Description:  Join Carol Marquart and a Garland Park Naturalist for a wild flower walk. Meet at 10:00 am sharp at the Garland Park Visitor Center. Learn about local species, native and non-native plants. Easy walk, .5 to 2 miles. Afterwards why not a snack at the Folktale Winery? Carol 831-375-2235

5/22/19 – Carmel Chamber Artisian Row – May Mixer

Title: Carmel Chamber Artisian Row – May Mixer
Location: Stationaery – Between San Carlos & Mission and 5th & 6th, Carmel
Date: Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Time: 5:00pm -7:00pm
Description: Join us at Stationæry for the Artisan Row Mixer! Stationæry will be hosting the mixer with their talented neighbors on Artisan’s Row: Bee Bark & Moss, Travis Hall, K. Little Glass, and Anima. Stroll between the restaurant and the shops to enjoy different comforting bites by Stationæry Chef, Amalia Scatena and wine provided by Scheid Vineyards.

Find us tucked away on the charming Artisan’s Row between San Carlos & Mission and 5th and 6th Streets.

$10 for for us Chamber Members; $20 for other Soon-to-be-members

5/23/19 – MP Chamber & Monterey Young Prof Mixer

Title: Monterey Peninsula Chamber & Monterey Young Prof Mixer
Location: Alvarado Street Brewing & Tasting, 1315 Dayton St., Ste. E – SALINAS
Date: Thursday, May 23, 2019
Time: 5:30pm – 8:00pm
Description: Join us and the Monterey Peninsula Young Professionals Association for an evening of networking and socializing at Alvarado Street Brewery and Tasting Room in Salinas! Enjoy an extended happy hour, raffle prizes, and free appetizers!